The YAHA Youth Shelter operates a behavior modification program that consists of daily points and levels. This system encourages positive behavior while providing structure and support to assist the youth in addressing their identified issues. The Youth Shelter staff provides 24 hour, 7 day a week supervision. The Youth Shelter Program emphasizes life skills training, problem-solving and academic success. Educational groups and structured recreational activities are held on a regular basis. We offer an education specialist who is a certified teacher to tutor and mentor our youth and assist them in reaching their educational goals. Therapeutic services are provided by local counseling centers and drug and alcohol treatment providers.